Design Project Manager - Aviation - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Las Vegas
United States

United States of America - Nevada, Las Vegas

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking creative, highly talented Aviation Project Design Managers for immediate employment for the Las Vegas NV office. The Aviation Design Project Managers are responsible for performing a wide array of aviation-related design, planning, construction administration and client management services for General Aviation and Commercial Air Service and military airports. These positions have significant profit/loss responsibility for assigned projects.

Project Design Management responsibilities include:

  • Plan, direct, and monitor all aspects of small and large multi-discipline projects involving design and construction administration of airport airside engineering projects, landside engineering projects, and terminal and facilities improvement projects.

  • Mentor and develop staff, provide leadership and an environment which encourages teamwork, initiative and growth.

  • Guide project teams on complex technical issues.

  • Supervision, coordination, and production of multiple projects concurrently.

  • Builds and maintains positive client relationships.

  • Assist in marketing/business development including the ability to market and win work.

  • Develop strategy, prepare proposals, negotiate contracts, and execute projects.

  • Coordinate staffing plan and workload through the entire project development duration while meeting project schedules and budgets.

  • Control overall project cost and scope, schedule, and quality of work.

  • Implement project QA/QC and work with Finance & Accounting, Controller, Department Manager, or Managing Principles for project reviews.

  • Preparation of engineering design reports, project definition documents, construction plans, and contract documents / technical specifications

  • Significant design and construction oversight for multiple aviation clients.

  • Collaborating and/or coordinating design teams consisting of multi-discipline design engineers, designers, and technicians.

  • Coordination with clients, funding agencies, FAA and local permit Agencies.

  • Responsible for the overall management administration to project and assists in establishing project-specific objectives and policies.

  • Provides management and guidance to subordinate managers, enforces company and project policies, and a primary liaison between AECOM and client interface.

  • Oversees and ensures all facets of the project are constructed in accordance with design, budget and schedule through subordinate managers and supervisors.

  • Responsible for administering the project from budgeting/schedule stage through procurement and contract closeout.

Minimum Requirements

  • BS / BA plus 10 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and / or education.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in design management of Aviation projects.

  • Experience in preparation of Project Reports, Feasibility Studies, and PS&Es for Aviation projects.

  • A proven track record of marketing/selling services to Aviation clients.

  • Professional Engineer License in Nevada or in California.

  • Prefer 12 years' experience including 8 years of project management in the aviation market sector.

  • Experience managing $1MM-$5MM contract value projects for Design Project Manager.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 232109BR

Additional Locations US - Orange, CA - 999 Town & Country Rd

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.